19 days in Portugal Itinerary

19 days in Portugal Itinerary

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Fly
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Lisbon
— 3 nights
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Ponta Delgada
— 5 nights
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Porto
— 3 nights
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Aveiro
— 3 nights
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Lisbon
— 3 nights
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Lisbon

City of Seven Hills

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Lisbon: Sintra (Quinta da Regaleira & Praia da ursa). The adventure continues: indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, get a taste of the local shopping with Museu Calouste Gulbenkian, take a stroll through Chiado, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Avenida da Liberdade.

For ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Lisbon day trip website.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Lisbon is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Dubai to Lisbon is minus 4 hours. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Dubai in October: high temperatures in Lisbon hover around 28°C and lows are around 17°C. You will leave for Ponta Delgada on the 16th (Fri).

Things to do in Lisbon

Shopping · Tours · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

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Ponta Delgada

As the busy capital of São Miguel, Ponta Delgada represents the most visited place on the island. Known for its historical buildings, the city offers 17th- and 18th-century convents and churches, as well as cobbled pedestrian streets and hidden squares.
Change things up with these side-trips from Ponta Delgada: Mosteiros (Mosteiros Beach & Piscinas Naturais) and Furnas (Parque Terra Nostra & Poca Da Dona Beija). Spend the 18th (Sun) observing fascinating marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour. Next up on the itinerary: take in the dramatic natural features at Caldeira das Sete Cidades, kick back and relax at Praia de Santa Barbara, relax and rejuvenate at Almond3, and experience rural life at Arruda Pineapple Plantation.

For more things to do and more tourist information, you can read our Ponta Delgada attractions planner.

Traveling by flight from Lisbon to Ponta Delgada takes 4 hours. The time zone difference moving from Western European Standard Time to Azores Standard Time is minus 1 hour. In October, daytime highs in Ponta Delgada are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to travel to Porto.

Things to do in Ponta Delgada

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trips

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Porto

Unvanquished City

Called "Oporto" by many, the city of Porto along the Duoro River lent the country and Port wine their names. Portugal's second-largest metropolis dates back to the 4th century, representing both a rich cultural past and industrial present through its architecture and style.
On your second day here, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, stop by Livraria Lello, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral).

To find other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our Porto trip planner.

Getting from Ponta Delgada to Porto by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Traveling from Ponta Delgada to Porto, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Ponta Delgada in October, expect slightly colder with lows of 15°C in Porto. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can drive to Aveiro.

Things to do in Porto

Tours · Parks · Historic Sites · Nature
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Aveiro

Aveiro is a city and a municipality in Portugal. Change things up with these side-trips from Aveiro: Coimbra (Jardim Botanico & University of Coimbra). There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Praia da Costa Nova, admire the striking features of Aveiro Railway Station, view the masterpieces at Livraria Gigoes & Anantes, and contemplate the waterfront views at Ria de Aveiro.

To see ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Aveiro trip maker.

You can drive from Porto to Aveiro in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Lisbon.

Things to do in Aveiro

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

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Lisbon

City of Seven Hills

See some other sides of Lisbon: stop by Alfama, make a trip to Elevador de Santa Justa, wander the streets of Bairro Alto, and step into the grandiose world of Castelo de S. Jorge.

To find other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Lisbon holiday builder site.

You can drive from Aveiro to Lisbon in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Lisbon

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks
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Portugal travel guide

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Landmarks · Castles · Beaches
Small in size but rich in history, culture, and natural beauty, Portugal features contrasting landscapes that include long beaches, lush vineyards, verdant valleys, and rolling hills dotted with tiny settlements where old traditions still prevail. The country's serene interior, often overlooked by foreigners, remains largely unspoiled by mass tourism and offers visitors a chance to discover this less-trodden part of Europe at their own pace. Ripe for leisurely adventures on foot or by bicycle, Portugal's fertile countryside boasts well-preserved medieval castles and outstanding wineries, producing some of the world's finest ports. The country's cities offer a lively culinary scene known for its many award-winning restaurants, topping the itineraries of foodies from around the globe.